John abraham Biography

John Abraham FilmographyJohn Abraham has very enticing personality and is admired by many fans especially the females. He is certainly the hottest star in the Indian film industry.

 He took entry in the Indian entertainment industry as a handsome model and has come a long way to make a unique reputation for himself in the Bollywood.

John is often termed as pin-up boy and was selected as the 'Sexiest actor of Bollywood. He is considered a youth idol and girls are allured to him.   

John belongs to Mumbai and was born on 17th December 1972. His father is a Christian architect from Alwaye, Kerala, and his mother, Phiroza Irani, a Parsi from Mumbai. His Parsi name was Farhan, but his father changed it to ‘John’.  He has a younger brother, Alan.

John completed his basic education from Bombay Scottish School. He was brilliant student in school and was captain of the soccer team. He joined Jai Hind College to complete graduation in economics and then completed his Masters at Mumbai Educational Trust.

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He joined as a Media Planner at Enterprise-Nexus, an Ad agency in Mumbai. According to reports, one day a model did not turn up for shoot and John got the chance to fit his place. With this he started his career in modelling.  

John Abraham actually began his acting career when he was offered a role by the producer Pritish Nandy. Though the project was shelved after some shooting, it gave John the opportunity to hone his acting talents.   

John made his debut in Indian film industry with Jism, released in 2003 for which he got huge appreciation. After that the talented star appeared in films such as Saaya’ (2003), ‘Aetbar’ (2004) and ‘Paap’ (2004) but these films did not do well.

John gained huge fame in ‘Dhoom’ (2004), which was a runaway success and his villainous role of ‘Kabir was highly praised. Other films of John like; Kaa’, Viruddh, Water and Garam Masala were average. In ‘Garam Masala,’ John played a comic role and was praised by the audiences. In ‘Water,’ he gained critical appreciation.  

In 2006, John Abraham appeared in "Rockstars Concert", along with Salman Khan, Zayed Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Esha Deol, Shahid Kapoor and Mallika Sherawat.

In acting career, John gave many super hit movies such as; ‘Dhoom’, 'Jism', 'Dostana' ‘New York’.  The success of these movies gave him huge popularity and he has become well established star in Indian Cinema.

In August 2013, John Abraham was seen as an actor-producer in the movie “Madras Cafe.” His is role as an undercover officer was much appreciated, though the film courted controversies.

John has been honoured with Rajiv Gandhi Award for his achievement in Bollywood. In his personal life, John had a long relationship with actress Bipasha Basu but recently they had a break-up. John is fond of bikes and he loves to ride them.

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John Abraham on lookout for comedy script

    Updated On : May 27,2018   6:22 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Actor John Abraham has a lot of films in his kitty, but he is missing doing a comedy movie. View More..

Some people whom I trusted chose to stab me in the back: Prernaa Arora

    Updated On : May 26,2018   5:22 pm
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Prernaa Arora, who spearheads production company Kriarj Entertainment Pvt Ltd, and had a fallout with actor-producer John Abraham and filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor on the rights of their films "Parmanu" and "Kedarnath", says that she has been stabbed by some people whom she trusted a lot. View More..

'Parmanu...' collects Rs 4.82 crore on opening day

    Updated On : May 26,2018   1:16 pm
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Director Abhishek Sharma's "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran" minted Rs 4.82 crores on its opening day on Friday. View More..

John Abraham's school crush story

    Updated On : May 26,2018   4:16 am
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Actor John Abraham confessed that he used to have a crush on his school teacher because she was "beautiful and intelligent". View More..

Parmanu good intentions gone to waste (Movie review **)

    Updated On : May 25,2018   11:16 pm
"Parmanu: The Story Of Pokhran", Starring John Abraham, Boman Irani, Anuja Sathe, Diana Penty; Directed by Abhishek Sharma; Rating: **(2 stars). View More..

Nuclear tests were India's most defining moment: John Abraham (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : May 25,2018   1:50 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) "Vicky Donor" was on sperm donation, "Madras Cafe" was around the Sri Lankan civil war and "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran" is on India's 1998 nuclear tests. The subjects may seem fit for documentaries, but actor John Abraham -- the common factor as the producer of the films -- says his motive is to make commercially entertaining, engaging and non-formulaic cinema. View More..

'Parmanu': Sincerely mounted patriotic tale (IANS Review, Rating: ***)

    Updated On : May 25,2018   8:40 am
Film: "Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran"; Director: Abhishek Sharma; Cast: John Abraham, Diana Penty, Boman Irani, Anuja Sathe, Aditya Hitkari, Mark Bennington, Yogendra Tikku, Vikas Kumar, Ajay Shankar, Darshan Pandya; Rating: *** View More..

'Hera Pheri 3' will be as successful as first two films: Firoz Nadiadwala

    Updated On : May 24,2018   6:36 pm
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Producer Firoz Nadiadwala is heaving a sigh of relief as "Hera Pheri 3" is set to get made with Akshay Kumar as the actor and Indra Kumar as director. He is confident it will turn as successful as the other two films in the franchise. View More..

John, Diana go on Parmanu Pride Parade in heart of Delhi

    Updated On : May 22,2018   6:52 pm
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) As actors John Abraham and Diana Penty undertook a ride on an open jeep in the inner circle of Delhi's Connaught Place to promote their forthcoming film "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran", the crowd followed them on what they called the Parmanu Pride Parade. View More..

Doing remake of an iconic song is nerve racking: Nora Fatehi

    Updated On : May 21,2018   2:48 pm
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Actress Nora Fatehi, who will be seen in the recreated version of Sushmita Sen's song "Dilbar" in "Satyameva Jayate", says working on a remake of an iconic number is "nerve racking". View More..

Nora excited about 'Dilbar' remake with John for 'Satyameva Jayate' (Lead, superseding earlier story)

    Updated On : May 21,2018   11:40 am
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Actress Nora Fatehi will be seen sharing the screen space with actor John Abraham in the film "Satyameva Jayate" for a song. View More..

'Satyameva Jayate' shoot wraps up

    Updated On : May 21,2018   11:12 am
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) The shooting for John Abraham and Manoj Bajpayee starrer "Satyameva Jayate" has concluded. View More..

Nora Fatehi excited about 'Dilbar' remake with John

    Updated On : May 21,2018   10:48 am
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Actress Nora Fatehi will be seen sharing the screen space with actor John Abraham in the film "Batla House" for a song. View More..

Deconstructed myself for my character in 'Parmanu': John Abraham

    Updated On : May 19,2018   7:36 am
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Actor and producer John Abraham has said he had to deconstruct himself to play the character of junior bureaucrat in his forthcoming film "Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran". View More..

Have worked for three years on 'Batla House': Nikhil Advani

    Updated On : May 16,2018   3:16 pm
Mumbai, May 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Nikhil Advani, who is collaborating with actor John Abraham for the upcoming film "Batla House", says it is a story he has been working on for over three years. View More..

'Parmanu' trailer is insipid, uninspiring

    Updated On : May 12,2018   5:06 pm
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Films about desh bhakti and nationalism were so far the domain of Akshay Kumar. Well, look who's dropped in! None other than John Abraham with a moustache playing one of the scientists who exploded those series of historic nuclear test at Pokhran on May 11, 1998. View More..

'Parmanu' is not anti-Pakistan: John Abraham (Lead, Superseding earlier story)

    Updated On : May 12,2018   12:08 am
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) "Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran", a Bollywood movie on India's nuclear test in 1998, is a pro-India, but not anti-Pakistan film, says actor-producer John Abraham, while the film's director joked it will release across 300 screens in Pakistan. View More..

Film on India's nuclear test to release in Pakistan

    Updated On : May 11,2018   7:50 pm
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) "Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran", a Bollywood movie on India's nuclear test in 1998, will release across 300 screens in Pakistan, said director Abhishek Sharma on Friday. View More..

Happy to be back with 'Parmanu' after 2 years: John Abraham

    Updated On : May 11,2018   7:36 pm
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) Bollywood actor-producer John Abraham says that he is very happy to make a come back with a film like "Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran", after two years of his last release "Force 2". View More..

John wants to keep controversy aside, confident about 'Parmanu...'

    Updated On : May 11,2018   6:38 pm
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) Bollywood actor John Abraham, whose "Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran" has been finally locked for release on May 25 after legal hassles, says he wants to keep the controversy aside and focus on sharing the film's story, which he is very confident about. View More..